Man in mask caught on surveillance robbing Newark bodega

A man wearing a mask can be seen on surveillance video at the Fatima Supermarket on Wilson Avenue pushing his way into the store with a gun and making his way behind the counter. (3/20/14)

NEWARK - A Newark employee was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday within a minute of opening her store.

A man wearing a mask can be seen on surveillance video at the Fatima Supermarket on Wilson Avenue pushing his way into the store with a gun and making his way behind the counter. 

The suspect robbed the lottery register just before 5 a.m. Tuesday. 

READ MORE: New Jersey Crime Stories

The man was in the store for less than a minute, and said thank you as he left the store.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12